Leahy Hall

Leahy Hall (HM25Y7)

Location: Annapolis, MD 21402 Anne Arundel County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 58.985', W 76° 29.278'

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Named in Honor of Fleet Admiral William Danial Leahy United States Navy

—(6 May 1875 - 20 July 1959) —

Class of 1897, United States Naval Academy
USS Oregon, Battle of Santiago, 3 July 1898
Chief, Bureau of Ordnance, 1927-1931
Commander, Destroyers, Scouting Force, 1931-1933
Chief, Bureau of Navigation, 1933-1935
Vice Admiral, Commanding Battleships, Battle Fleet, 1935-1936
Commander-In-Chief, Battle Fleet, 1936-1937
Chief of Naval Operations, 1937-1939
Governor of Puerto Rico, 1939-1940
United States Ambassador to France, 1940-1941
Chief of Staff to the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, 1942-1949

As senior member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Fleet Admiral Leahy became a principal architect of the Allied Victory in World War II, and rendered outstanding services to Presidents Roosevelt and Truman
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HM NumberHM25Y7
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Date Added Monday, March 12th, 2018 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 371120 N 4315952
Decimal Degrees38.98308333, -76.48796667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 58.985', W 76° 29.278'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 58' 59.1" N, 76° 29' 16.68" W
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Area Code(s)410, 443
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Truxtun Rd, Annapolis MD 21402, US
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